Sep 11, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in nfl history and the lives of players. the funeral for modell took place at baltimore hebrew congregation. maryland governor martin o'malley was among hundreds who paid their respects. ray lewis, ray rice, and other ravens players also attended. modell is credited with growing the nfl through television. also often criticized in cleveland for moving the browns to bawl. modell died thursday at the age of 87. >>> a change on i-66 has commuters seeing red. the new color is an alert to drivers they might be in the wronlane. news4's julie kerry talked to drivers about whether they're getting that message. >> reporter: i-66 just outside the beltway just got a makeover. you condition miss what's happened in the far right lane. >> i think it's on shoulder. it's like an orange color. i don't know. it's orange or some kind of different colored pavement. >> reporter: for the record vdot calls it red clay colored. ice a special surface coating designed to draw attention to the sometimes you can use it, sometimes you can't right shoulder. what do you think it means? >> i have no idea. >>
Sep 13, 2012 6:00pm EDT
that in a baltimore county court today. he also said the 15-year-old was on suicide watch while being treated at a psychiatric hospital. gladden has since been transferred to a detention center. the 10th grader faces 29 charges, including attempted murder for shooting a fellow student in the back on the first day of school. today a judge allowed a delay in his bail review, so that his lawyers could go over his medical records. >>> a developing story out of chicago. the public school students will still be out of class until at least monday. we learned this afternoon that the teachers strike will continue tomorrow. the unions are still working out details of a new contract. the issues? a new teacher evaluation program, a longer school day. illinois house of delegates will have to approve any new deal. chicago teachers walked off the job on monday, their first strike in 25 years. >>> this november, maryland voters will decide whether to expand gambling in the state. this afternoon, mgm resorts international opened an office at national harbor. to provide information on job opportunities, should
Sep 14, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. he's being investigated for similar crimes in prince george's, in howard and in baltimore counties. >>> an e-mail sent to employees at a federal agency was meant to celebrate the hispanic culture, but instead it's interpreted as offensive. now the author of that message is apologizing. richard jordan has more. >> reporter: a famous marxist revolutionary pictured in an inner office mass e-mail, and a blast of online criticism. thursday a management analyst at the environment protection agency sent out the e-mail meant to highlight the hispanic culture for hispanic heritage month. but the e-mail titled hispanic news you can use seemed to be copied off a website called buzzle and what some consider stereotypes. it says, when hispanics are addressing someone with informal words, generally they are very fast, loud, and use a lot of body language gestures to convey their points. >> you can't judge a whole race of people based on actions of a lot of them. >> reporter: the e-mail also included this photo of avariousa, the ally to fidel castro in the cuban revolution, shown on a mural. but
Sep 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
ago in the campus in baltimore. police say a man was shot in an area between the student center and the theater. he was hit in the stomach and taken to the hospital. right now no word on his condition or who shot him. morgan state has sent out an alert asking the community to avoid the student center. we're following this story tonight. we'll bring you any new information, particularly on the whereabouts of the gunman. >>> back to libya now. and that embassy attack. u.s. officials now say they are investigating the possibility that yesterday's attack was a planned terrorist strike. the united states has evacuated all personnel from benghazi to tripoli. officials originally believed the attack was prompted by an anti-islamic video, but said this attack was too coordinated to have been spontaneous. >> reporter: good evening from washington. these shocking murders of our diplomats serve as a reminder of how dangerous the culture clash still is between the west and much of the muslim world. and how intense the clashes now between the rivals in the race for the white house. the u.s.